Synopsis

Lesson Snapshot

1. Engage:  Students will listen to 12 Ways to Get to 11, by Eve Merriam.  Students model at least 3 pages from the book using digital colored tiles to decompose the number 11.  

2. Explore:  Students will decompose and record different ways to make 11 using objects with at least 3 whole numbers.        

3. Explain:  Students will brainstorm ideas to create a class book, then create their own page for a class book.             

4. Extend/Expand:  Create a class book using a digital storytelling resource, such as iMovie, Photo Story or Animoto, by capturing pages digitally and having students record the audio for the book.                

5. Evaluate:  Formative assessment during exploration. Summative assessment will be assessed by the completion of an accurate illustration of their book page.